Boyle Golf Club. 19/11/17 The clubs AGM was held in the clubhouse on Sunday 19th of November. The clubs Management Committee for 2018 comprises of the following members – Chairperson Terry Canning, Honorary Secretary Martin Wynne, Honorary Treasurer Paul Connolly, Greens Convenor Michael Rush, Clubhouse Convenor Vincent Egan, Junior Convenor Brendan Gaffney. They are joined on the committee by Jonathan Egan, Liam Whyte, Liam Mullaney, Patrick Egan, Liz Dwyer, Susan O’Mahoney, Marie Hanmore-Cawley, Michael Simon, Gerry O’Hara, Mary O’Hara and Willie Tiernan. In the men’s 18 hole stableford played on the same day, Sean Heslin kept it in the family by beating Shane Loftus on countback, both having 41 points. Patrick Egan came in third with 40 points. Upcoming dates include a men’s 18 hole Stableford next Sunday the 26th of November, and the ever popular men’s and ladies Christmas Bonanza competition on Sunday the 10th of December. 12/11/17 The Men’s 18 Hole Stableford held on Sunday the 12th of November was won by our new Greens Convener, Michael Rush, with a score of 39 points. In second place was Gary Carty with 38 points, the best gross score went to Patrick Egan, and in third was Frank Flanagan with 37 points. Our nine hole stableford Winter Open can be played from Monday to Saturday every week throughout the Winter, and a men’s 18 hole stableford competition will be held next Sunday, the 19th of November. The Club AGM also takes place that Sunday at 5 pm in the clubhouse. This is the AGM of the “parent club”, i.e, the combined men’s and ladies sections and all members of the club are very much encouraged to attend. 5/11/17 The men’s AGM was held on Sunday 5/11/17 in the clubhouse presided over by the outgoing captain Gerry O’Hara. Condolences were expressed to the family of our past Captain, Michael Archer, who passed away in 2017. Gerry in his report thanked those who had supported him during the year, and mentioned developments in the club during 2017 which included the display of photos of previous Captains and Lady Captains in the clubhouse, and most especially the successful completion of course development works, part funded by the National Lottery Sports Programme. This work included additional drainage on the course itself, the construction of a chipping practice area, the purchase of machinery and the erection of a new shed. Gerry thanked the members of the sub committee who oversaw this work. Gerry wished incoming Captain Terry Canning the best of luck in 2018. The honorary secretary, Martin Wynne, paid tribute to Gerry for his commitment to the club in his year as Captain and also to those who volunteered their services within the club during the year, in particular Michael Rush who stepped in at short notice as Competition Secretary during the year. The following officers were elected to the men’s committee for 2018 : Captain -Terry Canning, President – Michael Simon, Honorary Secretary – Martin Wynne, Treasurer – Liam Mullaney, Competition Secretary – Willie Tiernan, Handicap Secretary – Patrick Egan, Communications Officer – Jonathan Egan. They will be joined on the committee by Brendan Gaffney, Seamus Gallagher, Liam Whyte, Michael Rush, Paul Connolly, Vincent Egan and Gerry O’Hara. The overall club AGM will be held in the clubhouse on Sunday 19/11/2017 at 5 pm.
Thank You to everybody who supported the Niamh’s Journey There Fundraiser at the Weekend. The Results were as follows 18 Hole Mixed Foursomes 1st Terry canning & Therese O Daly 61 2nd Tom kearney & Ruth Hogg 63 3rd Sean Heslin & Mandy Toolan 65 12 Hole S/Ford 1st Gerry O Dowd 29pts 2nd Paddy Mc Loughlin 27pts 3rd Jonathan Egan 25pts Winter Open 9 Hole S/Ford 1st Michael Rush 20pts 2nd Peter Leydon 19pts Fixtures for the Coming Week Winter Open 9 Hole S/Ford Play any Day Monday – Friday Fundraising Classic 4 Ball Shambles Fri 13th,Sat 14th,Sun 15th RESULTS SUNDAY 15th 4 Ball Shambles Sun 15th 1st Jim Dwyer, Eamon Perry, Dave Purser, Padraig O Connell 121pts 2nd Terry Canning, Ross Andrew, Gerry O Hara, Seamus Gallagher 120pts 3rd Gerry O Dowd, Conor Hamill, Ted Hester, Jim Callery 117pts Ladies Sandra Mc Crann, Paula Cull, Ruth Hogg, Regina Mc Loughlin 102pts Winter Open 9 Hole S/Ford 1st Ross Andrew 20pts
Results The Presentation for the Captain;s Prize took place on Sunday Evening. Captain Gerry O’Hara thanked all who took part and he also Thanked those who helped in making the Day a great success. He Thanked the various Committees for all their hard work throughout the Year. Gerry Congratulated all the Winners on the Day. The List of Prize winners were as Follows 1st Charlie O Donnell , 2nd Peter Leydon , 27 Gross Patrick Egan , 3rd Michael Simon , 18 Nett Lorcan Egan , Cat 1 Terry Canning , Cat 2 Vincent Egan , Cat 3 Frank Flanagan , Past Captain Brendan Gaffney , Senior Michael Reid , 1st Nine Gerry Nerney , 2nd Nine Gerry O’Dowd , 3rd Nine Sean Heslin. The Ladies Winners were 1st Liz Dwyer , 2nd Aisling Gaughran , Gross Tish Perry , 3rd Claire Cryan 12 Hole S/Ford Thursday 3rd August 1st John Mc Guinn 27pts , 2nd lorcan Egan 26pts , 3rd Jim Dwyer 26pts Fixtures Men’s 12 Hole S/Ford Thursday 10th Re-Scheduled July Monthly Medal 18 Hole Stroke Sunday 13th Connacht Sheild Inter Club Against Co. Sligo Golf Club takes place on Monday 14th The Draw for The King Harmon Matchplay will take place on Thursday Evening after the Men’s Competition Upcoming Events The Boyle Traders Association 4 Ball Shambles will take place on Sat 19th – Sun 20th August. Your Support for this Competition would be Greatly Appreciated as this would be a good way of saying Thank You for their Loyal and Continued Support of our Open Week Juniors Junior Lessons will take place as usual on Saturday Morning at 11.00am